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Hi, I have an electrical query regarding my 2005/6

Hi, I have an electrical query regarding my 2005/6 Harley-Davidson FLHXi street glide. I have removed my entire front fairing along with all gauges, switches and the stereo, an opted for an FLHR set up instead. And as I'm barely a beginner when it comes to the electrical side of things, I am almost finished and thought I should check before taking her out for her first post-make over voyage. As I have removed so much of the electrical system, I am concerned about my charging system and a possible voltage overload. I have removed all relevant fuses as well as all relevant wires from the fairings interconnect harness. What else would you suggest I do in order to protect my bikes electrical stability from a complete meltdown???

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In the wiring to the new components, install a breaker, about a 30 amp should do well.

Posted on Jun 23, 2013

  • Matty Greenwood Jun 24, 2013

    Thanks mate. I get back from holidays tomorrow so I'll sort out said breaker and give it a shot.
    Thanks for your response I appreciate it.
    Matty.

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well you can please follow the below steps -

Remove the Fairing - 1. Unscrew all seven outer fairing fasteners using a Torx driver. These screws are located on the inner fairing near the windshield, the speakers, and the handlebar clamps.
2. Stand in front of the motorcycle. Tilt the outer fairing toward you and hold it firmly. Reach in and disconnect the wire connectors for the headlight assembly by hand.
3. Move the fairing to a work bench to continue the procedure.

Change the Headlights - 1. Remove the wire harness connectors from the back of each headlight that need replacement. Turn the plastic retainer counterclockwise by hand to remove each bulb from its housing.
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3. Connect the headlight wire harness connectors to the back of each headlight.
4. Move the fairing back to the motorcycle. Reinstall the fairing, battery and seat in reverse order.
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Good Luck
Steve

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